The Curious Person’s Guide to Learning Anything | TEDxUalberta

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After devoting himself to learning a new skill every single week for 52 weeks, Stephen shares invaluable advice to learning anything. In this comedic talk, Stephen explores how we can motivate ourselves to pursue our ambitions and ultimately, follow through on our commitments.

A native to Edmonton, Stephen is currently pursuing a degree in psychology from the University of Alberta. In addition to his studies, Stephen has led a variety of entrepreneurial ventures and passion projects to learn from direct experience. 52skillz is a project where he commits himself to learning a new skill every week of the year, for an entire year. The goal of the project is to inspire individuals of all ages to take action in learning and developing new skills in an entertaining and humour filled way.

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at


Thank you to TEDx for the opportunity to speak at this conference, it was an absolute blast! Have a skill you would like to learn? NOW YOU CAN!

Thanks for watching, and happy learning 🙂




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